IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: taurocyamine kinase

Reaction: ATP + taurocyamine = ADP + N-phosphotaurocyamine

Other names: taurocyamine phosphotransferase; ATP:taurocyamine phosphotransferase

Systematic name: ATP:taurocyamine N-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9026-72-6


1. Hobson, G.E. and Rees, K.R. The annelid phosphokinase. Biochem. J. 65 (1957) 305-307.

2. Kassab, R., Pradel, L.A. and Thoai, N.V. ATP:taurocyamine and ATP:lombricine phosphotransferases. Purification and study of SH groups. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 99 (1965) 397-405. (French). [PMID: 5840960]

3. Thoai, N.V. Sur la taurocyamine et la glycocyamine phosphokinase. Bull. Soc. Chim. Biol. 39 (1957) 197-208.

4. Thoai, N.V., Robin, Y. and Pradel, L.-A. Hypotaurocyamine phosphokinase comparison avec la taurocyamine phosphokinase. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 73 (1963) 437-444.

[EC created 1965]

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